Transfiguration School


Transfiguration School provides students with a structured religious and academic education program stressing the tenets of our Catholic faith—service to others; value of worship; and the ability to make responsible, Christian decisions based on moral values. In our pursuit of excellence, Transfiguration School has created a student-centered learning institution that provides the children with a challenging academic environment within a caring and nurturing atmosphere, recognizing and respecting the individual differences of each student.
  • Dedicated, experienced, New York State-certified teachers
  • Full-day Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten programs
  • Teaching Assistants in Grades PK-2
  • Balanced literacy-emphasizing phonics, grammar, writing, and reading comprehension
  • Robust curriculum-adhering to NYS Learning Standards
  • Advanced-math program for Grades 6-8
  • Fully equipped multi-media library center
  • Fully equipped science lab
  • Dedicated art classroom
  • Intensive foreign-language program for Grades 7-8
  • Computer-equipped classrooms; all internet accessible
  • Air-conditioned classrooms
  • Teacher-staffed after-school program for Graces PK-8 until 6:00 p.m
  • Remedial resource teacher on staff
  • Boys and girls CYO and WCAA/WCGAA basketball, and girls volleyball
  • Bus transportation from districts within a 15-mile radius
  • Welcoming students of all faiths


Accredited by MSCES
Transfiguration School has been awarded full accreditation by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. Already meeting NYS Education Dept. Standards, accreditation by the Middle States Commission is a voluntary process, which validates that the school has met even more rigorous standards than those required. MSCES accreditation standards reflect current research and best practices from throughout the education profession. During the term of accreditation the school engaged in a Commission-directed series of reports and site visits to maintain the vigor of the accreditation process.

The Middle States Association is the second-oldest regional accreditor in the United States. Accreditation by MSCES is recognized around the world as an indication of trustworthiness, educational quality and a commitment to on going school improvement.



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Our teaching staff is comprised of New York State-certified full-time classroom teachers and teacher assistants.

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In recent years, Transfiguration School graduates have achieved placement in honors programs and have been awarded scholarships to many prestigious high schools.